Life Magazine, January 16, 1939 - Lucius Beebe
Original Life Magazine from January 16, 1939 - Lucius Beebe
|Excellent Condition (6 Available)|
These issues are extremely nice. These are in amazing condition and are great for framing or giving as a cherished gift. Some may have very minor defects and address labels.
|Good Condition (7 Available)|
These issues are in pretty good shape. These are great for those who want a complete, original, average condition issue to read and enjoy. They may have some light to moderate flaws like small tears, spots, library stamps etc. but would make a great piece of history for the budget minded to mark any occasion.
Some of the contents in this issue
Inside cover color ad for "Tail Spin" with Alice Faye, Constance Bennett, Nancy Kelly. Interesting "cutaway" diagram of the US Capitol, drawn by Krutzky. Misogynist seeks solitude in the Caribbean - a rhesus monkey takes to water to get away from the crowds. Swastika flies over British town in South West Africa. New year brings beginnings and ends to sports careers: Don Budge, tennis; Monty Stratton, baseball. Runaway float injures five in tournament, Pasadena, Tournament of Roses. Fireworks for New Year's eve on Pike's Peak, Colorado. Sinclair Lewis makes his big-time acting debut. Photo essay - Dentistry (only 25% of nation uses dentists, but 90% needs them), huge feature. Dionne Quintuplets personalities analyzed at age 4 1/2, can you imagine having your relative intelligence charted for the nation to see? Full page color General Electric sunlamps ad targeted to male users, art by Robert Patterson (signature printed, not written longhand like our sample on the signatures page). Mrs. Hamblen Thomas's chinchilla farm in Britain. Men's summer and beach fashions - some color, swim trunks to dinner jackets. Iceboats race 100 mph across Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin, Harry Lund. Movie of the week, "Gunga Din." Metropolitan opera rebuilds with new blood and fresh young voices. Ice sculptures in Davos, Sokolniki, Dartmouth. World's fair gadgets. Story of the bible in pictures by William Blake, Van Leyden, Dore. Party at Lake Placid, skiing, skating, sledding. Half page Kellogg's All-Bran ad with Abbie An'slats cartoon my Raeburn Van Buren.
Table of Contents for this issue is coming soon.